Posts tagged "furniture"
PENSON x Mark Product x Clerkenwell Design Week

PENSON x Mark Product x Clerkenwell Design Week

Being the design geeks we are, when Mark Product got in touch with the opportunity of re-interpreting their style staple Loops Lounge Chair, we jumped at the chance. We live & breathe furniture, so designing our own piece is the cherry on top of our design-shaped cake. To celebrate their 10th birthdays, Mark Product & Clerkenwell Design...
PENSON's Pick | The Rise of The Shelfie

PENSON’s Pick | The Rise of The Shelfie

2018 brought with it many great things, and amongst those; ‘The Shelfie’. The Shelfie you say? What was born out of an ironic hashtag (and considerably better than the ‘belfie’), ‘The Shelfie’ has become a strong movement among interior obsessives, and Pinterest lovers alike…It involves taking the perfect shot of your prized-shelf (obviously the clue is in...
Team Visit | Milan

Team Visit | Milan

Last week some of the PENSON team headed to Milan along with our friends from Task and Day2. We discovered the process of ergonomic chair and sofa manufacturing at ICF and Marelli factories, in what better place than Europe’s design capital, Milan. A new city is always a great way to get out there and soak up all the design inspiration...
Showroom Scout: Established & Sons

Showroom Scout: Established & Sons

Every now and then the PENSON team are invited along for a peek at one of London’s many beautiful showrooms. Last week we headed to Established & Sons to discover their beautiful furniture. They’ve certainly established (sorry, it had to be said) themselves as a real player in the contemporary design world. We appreciate a quirky...
Showroom Scout: Brunner

Showroom Scout: Brunner

Every month or so the PENSON team are invited along for a peek at one of London’s many beautiful showrooms. Last week we headed to Brunner, to discover their workplace contract furniture. Set in an old printworks and cinema, the showroom didn’t disappoint. We appreciate a quirky showroom interior just as much as the products inside....
Salone del Mobile: Our top 5 picks to see

Salone del Mobile: Our top 5 picks to see

The thought of sorting through the hundreds of events at Salone del Mobile, one of the great annual furniture fairs, filled us with panic so we thought we’d cut down the choices to just a top 5 – perfect if you’re visiting the show for just one day. If like us, you’re heading to Milan for the weekend then a...
PENSON's Pick: 10 Top Interior Trends of 2018 from Pinterest

PENSON’s Pick: 10 Top Interior Trends of 2018 from Pinterest

Whatever trends you were lusting over in 2017, it’s time to push them aside and get ready for 2018’s new influx of interior trends. Here, in no particular order we list our top 10 via a little help from Pinterest:   Patterned Plants – just like 2017’s obsession with plants, this year it’s all about patterned leaves...
Lee Penson set to lead talks at Maison&Objet Paris | 22nd Jan 2018

Lee Penson set to lead talks at Maison&Objet Paris | 22nd Jan 2018

If you want to get your early 2018 fix for all things Interior trends, design and inspiration then annual leading home and decor fair Maison&Objet Paris can’t be missed. It kicks off again from the 19th to the 23rd of January 2018 with Lee Penson selected to speak in the L’Espace Conférences about his view...
Salone Del Mobile | Our favourite picks

Salone Del Mobile | Our favourite picks

This years’ Salone Del Mobile came and went in a flash and treated us to some gorgeous furniture in the process. Salone is the creme de la creme of the yearly furniture shows, and it’s cemented itself as the most eagerly awaited furniture show in the calendar. Predicting trends and upcoming trusty pieces to incorporate...
Stockholm Furniture Fair '16 Round Up

Stockholm Furniture Fair ’16 Round Up

Hello troopers, have you made your way back from Sweden yet? Stockholm Furniture Fair returned all guns blazing this year and PENSON team was fortunate to be a part of it. While it’s impossible to round up an event of such scale, we will foolishly attempt to do so. We couldn’t help but notice several reoccurring themes and developments...
Don't be square!

Don’t be square!

DON’T BE SQUARE . BE ROUND! Because a circle’s circumference provides the largest edge-to-area efficiency when compared to a rectangle or any other shape, HOTCAKES.com project tables are 20% more efficient in the take-up of office floor space, when compared with any other shape of desk. This brings many spatial benefits, such as freeing-up floor...
PENSON's Design Shopping Guide

PENSON’s Design Shopping Guide

The countdown to the 2015 London Design Festival has begun – the fun starts in less than a month. In anticipation of the festival we’ve carefully selected the most inspiring design stores in London, helping you make the most of your visit. From uber cool showrooms showcasing stylish homeware and concept stores to upcycling warehouses – we’ve trawled...